Period
to 24 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

SAP
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 96 82
Rank change year-on-year -59 -14 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP 101 148 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.44% 2.44% 2.64%
As % of the Vendors category 3.78% 5.91% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 86 120
City of London median daily rate £525 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £348 £320 £335
90th Percentile £639 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £525 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +23.53% -10.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
City of London median hourly rate £67.09 £9.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +645.39% -77.22% +37.99%
10th Percentile £62.88 £9.00 £25.70
90th Percentile £71.58 £9.00 £56.50
Central London median hourly rate £67.09 £15.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year +332.81% -60.76% +9.72%

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,672 2,503 2,606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.10% 41.18% 40.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,008 1,835 1,964
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £279 £286 £263
90th Percentile £656 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £448
% change year-on-year +5.56% +0.56% +5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 33 36
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £17.00 £22.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.88% -22.93% +23.47%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.55 £12.63
90th Percentile £31.00 £36.00 £36.79
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.08 £21.34
% change year-on-year +24.42% -24.67% +20.23%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SAP.

1 52 (51.49%) Finance
2 24 (23.76%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (15.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (14.85%) ERP
6 14 (13.86%) Programme Management
6 14 (13.86%) Marketing
6 14 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (12.87%) Manufacturing
7 13 (12.87%) Migration
7 13 (12.87%) SQL
8 12 (11.88%) Electronics
8 12 (11.88%) Telecoms
8 12 (11.88%) Digital Marketing
8 12 (11.88%) Analytics
9 11 (10.89%) SAP HANA
9 11 (10.89%) Oracle
10 10 (9.90%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (9.90%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (8.91%) Asset Management
11 9 (8.91%) Data Migration
11 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
11 9 (8.91%) ETL
12 8 (7.92%) SAP MM
12 8 (7.92%) CRM
12 8 (7.92%) Scrum
12 8 (7.92%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (7.92%) SuccessFactors
12 8 (7.92%) Procure-to-Pay
13 7 (6.93%) Tableau

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.97%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.98%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.98%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.99%) Apache
3 1 (0.99%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.99%) SAS
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.99%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (7.92%) SAP MM
2 7 (6.93%) SAP S/4HANA
3 6 (5.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (4.95%) SAP CO
4 5 (4.95%) SAP FI
4 5 (4.95%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (4.95%) SAP PM
5 4 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (3.96%) SAP HR
6 3 (2.97%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (1.98%) Maximo
7 2 (1.98%) SAP CRM
7 2 (1.98%) SAP FI-GL
7 2 (1.98%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.99%) SAP FI-AA
8 1 (0.99%) SAP FI-AP
8 1 (0.99%) SAP FI-AR
8 1 (0.99%) SAP FI-BL
8 1 (0.99%) SAP FI-FM
8 1 (0.99%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.92%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.95%) SaaS
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.97%) PaaS
4 2 (1.98%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.99%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) HTTP
2 1 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.99%) Network Security
2 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.89%) SAP HANA
2 10 (9.90%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.94%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.95%) MySQL
5 5 (4.95%) QlikView
5 5 (4.95%) SAP BW
5 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.96%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.96%) HBase
6 4 (3.96%) Power BI
7 3 (2.97%) Big Data
7 3 (2.97%) GIS
7 3 (2.97%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.98%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.98%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Xdebug
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.98%) webpack
3 1 (0.99%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.99%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 52 (51.49%) Finance
2 14 (13.86%) Marketing
3 13 (12.87%) Manufacturing
4 12 (11.88%) Electronics
4 12 (11.88%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.94%) Banking
5 6 (5.94%) Retail
6 2 (1.98%) Billing
6 2 (1.98%) Games
6 2 (1.98%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.98%) International Banking
6 2 (1.98%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.99%) Automotive
7 1 (0.99%) Legal
7 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (14.85%) Analyst
2 13 (12.87%) Consultant
2 13 (12.87%) Developer
3 10 (9.90%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (9.90%) SAP Manager
4 8 (7.92%) Architect
5 7 (6.93%) SAP Analyst
6 6 (5.94%) PHP Developer
6 6 (5.94%) Test Manager
7 5 (4.95%) Functional Analyst
7 5 (4.95%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.95%) SAP Functional Analyst
7 5 (4.95%) SAP MM Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.96%) HR Manager
8 4 (3.96%) MySQL Developer
8 4 (3.96%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 4 (3.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (3.96%) SAP PM Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.95%) CSS
1 5 (4.95%) CSS3
1 5 (4.95%) EDI
1 5 (4.95%) HTML
1 5 (4.95%) IDoc
2 4 (3.96%) DOM
2 4 (3.96%) LAMP
2 4 (3.96%) Silex
2 4 (3.96%) Symfony
3 2 (1.98%) Laravel
3 2 (1.98%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (1.98%) REST
3 2 (1.98%) Sass
3 2 (1.98%) SOAP
3 2 (1.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.99%) Flash
4 1 (0.99%) J2EE
4 1 (0.99%) JMS
4 1 (0.99%) Web Services
4 1 (0.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.95%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.97%) RIA
4 3 (2.97%) User Experience
5 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.98%) iPad
5 2 (1.98%) Replication
5 2 (1.98%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.99%) CMDB
6 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.99%) Cyberattack
6 1 (0.99%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.99%) Derivative
6 1 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.99%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.99%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.97%) Unix
1 3 (2.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.76%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (15.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (14.85%) ERP
5 14 (13.86%) Programme Management
6 13 (12.87%) Migration
7 12 (11.88%) Analytics
7 12 (11.88%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (9.90%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (8.91%) Asset Management
9 9 (8.91%) Data Migration
9 9 (8.91%) ETL
10 8 (7.92%) CRM
10 8 (7.92%) Procure-to-Pay
10 8 (7.92%) Scrum
10 8 (7.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (6.93%) Change Management
12 6 (5.94%) MVC
12 6 (5.94%) OO
12 6 (5.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.87%) SQL
2 6 (5.94%) PHP
3 5 (4.95%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.98%) Java
4 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.98%) VBA
5 1 (0.99%) Python
5 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.95%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) CCA
3 1 (0.99%) CEH
3 1 (0.99%) CISSP
3 1 (0.99%) CREST Certified
3 1 (0.99%) Degree
3 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) GIAC
3 1 (0.99%) ISEB
3 1 (0.99%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.99%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.97%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.99%) COBIT
4 1 (0.99%) COREP
4 1 (0.99%) GDPR
4 1 (0.99%) IFRS
4 1 (0.99%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Oozie
2 1 (0.99%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 11 (10.89%) Oracle
2 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.93%) Tableau
4 6 (5.94%) Ariba
4 6 (5.94%) Informatica
4 6 (5.94%) Workday
5 5 (4.95%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.97%) Cognos
6 3 (2.97%) Concur
6 3 (2.97%) hybris
6 3 (2.97%) Talend
7 2 (1.98%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.98%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.98%) Hitachi
7 2 (1.98%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.98%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.98%) Vertica
8 1 (0.99%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.99%) OpenText
8 1 (0.99%) VMware